Solution for .85 is what percent of 2.5:

.85:2.5*100 =

(.85*100):2.5 =

85:2.5 = 34

Now we have: .85 is what percent of 2.5 = 34

Question: .85 is what percent of 2.5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2.5 is 100% since it is our output value.

Step 2: We next represent the value we seek with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1, it follows that {100\%}={2.5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={.85}.

Step 5: This gives us a pair of simple equations:

{100\%}={2.5}(1).

{x\%}={.85}(2).

Step 6: By simply dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and taking note of the fact that both the LHS
(left hand side) of both equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{100\%}{x\%}=\frac{2.5}{.85}

Step 7: Taking the inverse (or reciprocal) of both sides yields

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{.85}{2.5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {34\%}

Therefore, {.85} is {34\%} of {2.5}.

Solution for 2.5 is what percent of .85:

2.5:.85*100 =

(2.5*100):.85 =

250:.85 = 294.11764705882

Now we have: 2.5 is what percent of .85 = 294.11764705882

Question: 2.5 is what percent of .85?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that .85 is 100% since it is our output value.

Step 2: We next represent the value we seek with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1, it follows that {100\%}={.85}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2.5}.

Step 5: This gives us a pair of simple equations:

{100\%}={.85}(1).

{x\%}={2.5}(2).

Step 6: By simply dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and taking note of the fact that both the LHS
(left hand side) of both equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{100\%}{x\%}=\frac{.85}{2.5}

Step 7: Taking the inverse (or reciprocal) of both sides yields

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2.5}{.85}

\Rightarrow{x} = {294.11764705882\%}

Therefore, {2.5} is {294.11764705882\%} of {.85}.